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Princes Bridge & City Terminus of M. & H.B. Railway, Melbourne, in the 'Fifties'.

Princes Bridge & City Terminus of M. & H.B. Railway, Melbour...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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M & HB Railway Company
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1850
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Club

Club

Patricia Heath collection
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Ms Patricia Heath
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Club from Palmer River area, Queensland, 1870s

Club from Palmer River area, Queensland, 1870s

Edmund Milne collection
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Palmer River, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1911
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Bark container

Bark container

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Milikapiti (Snake Bay), Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Ter...
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Long Peter, Parapriti
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1965
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Conical shaped hollow lime gourd

Conical shaped hollow lime gourd

Florence Gaby collection
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Club, Mungeranie, South Australia

Club, Mungeranie, South Australia

Horne-Bowie collection
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Mungeranie, South Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1926
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Papuan Official collection
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Central Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Wooden club

Wooden club

Kilborn - Goojung Station collection
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Wooden club

Wooden club

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Original diary of English immigrant to Australia, Maria Murray, covering the period 1848-1861

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Maria Murray collection
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Diaries
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Wimbledon, London, England
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Mrs Maria Murray
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1848
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L and T Hackney collection
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Gilgandra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Thomas P. Hackney
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1900
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Club

Enid Bowden collection
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1987
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Elliptical concave wooden container

Elliptical concave wooden container

Gwen and Wayne Masters collection no. 1
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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1963
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Carved wooden container from Curtin Springs, 1957

Carved wooden container from Curtin Springs, 1957

Barrie and Jennifer Hadlow collection
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Oval wooden dish/container

Oval wooden dish/container

Ron Bell collection
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1985
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Club made by Jack Shepherd, Byrock, New South Wales, 1914

Club made by Jack Shepherd, Byrock, New South Wales, 1914

Edmund Milne collection
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Byrock, New South Wales, Australia
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Jack Shepherd
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1914
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Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Sir Hubert Murray
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1915
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Diamond-shaped wooden parrying shield decorated with blue pigment

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19th Century NSW Aboriginal Artefacts collection
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Shields
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Upper Darling River Region, New South Wales, Australia
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1840
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Papuan Official collection
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Central Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Clarence Henry
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1914
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Wooden club with incised semi-circular pattern, attributed to Coranderrk

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Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection
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Coranderrk, Victoria, Australia
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Pigmented wooden club

Pigmented wooden club

Charles Hart collection
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Professor Charles (Steve) W. Hart
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Club

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1917
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Pigmented wooden club

Pigmented wooden club

Charles Hart collection
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Professor Charles (Steve) W. Hart
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Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Not provided
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1985
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Wooden club

Wooden club

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Papuan Official collection
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Frederick Chisholm
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1913
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Boomerang-shaped wooden club, with tapered ends, a smoothed surface, and black and white pigment

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JW Lindo collection
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J W. Lindo
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Wooden club

Wooden club

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Wooden decorated club, paddle shaped

Wooden decorated club, paddle shaped

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1974
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Club

Club

Papuan Official collection
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Club

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Aboriginal Art Gallery 26/09/1973 collection
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Pigmented wooden container, Arrernte people

Pigmented wooden container, Arrernte people

Horne-Bowie collection
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1926
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Club

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Keith Goddard collection
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Nicholson Homestead, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1948
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Club head

Club head

Papuan Official collection
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Wooden concave container

Wooden concave container

Ian Dunlop collection no. 2
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Ian Dunlop
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1964
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Club

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Nullarbor Plain, Australia
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Not provided
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1934
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Wooden bowl called piti

Wooden bowl called piti

RG Kimber collection no. 1
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Western Australia, Australia
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Club head

Club head

Papuan Official collection
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Central Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Barraud No 2/901 chronometer with Poole's auxiliary compensated balance

Barraud No 2/901 chronometer with Poole's auxiliary compensa...

Department of Defence collection
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Prouds Ltd, Diamond Merchants & Jewellers
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1820
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Souvenir mug - Bicentenary of Australia

Souvenir mug - Bicentenary of Australia

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Commemorative mugs
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Australia
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1788
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Wooden club

Wooden club

Olive Pink collection
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Miss Olive Pink
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Bark container from Bathurst Island

Bark container from Bathurst Island

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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1911
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Njinawanga
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1981
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Launceston Centenary 21st March 1906

Launceston Centenary 21st March 1906

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1806
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Terracotta bowl with dark blue slip by Renita Stanley

Terracotta bowl with dark blue slip by Renita Stanley

Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Ms Renita Stanley
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2005
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Bowl with pokerwork designs by Nola, Ernabella SA

Bowl with pokerwork designs by Nola, Ernabella SA

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nola
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Large fleece of superfine wool from the Macarthur merino flock, Camden Park, Sydney

Large fleece of superfine wool from the Macarthur merino flo...

Ermenegildo Zegna collection no. 1
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Wool specimens
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Camden Park, New South Wales, Australia
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John Macarthur
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1988
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Club

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Yalata Lutheran Mission collection
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Yalata, South Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1970
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Deep concave wooden container

Deep concave wooden container

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Macdonnell Ranges, Northern Territory, Australia
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1934
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Deep bark container

Deep bark container

Kalumburu Community collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Kalumburu Dance Group
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